May 04, 2011      
Laboratory Informatics Weekly Update

 Volume 9, Issue 18


In This Issue

 Bid / RFP / RFI Opportunities

04/20/2011 - Laboratory Information System (LIS) for Selected Public Health Laboratories in Swaziland

The Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL) is pleased to announce a new bid opportunity to strengthen laboratory information systems (LIS) at select public health laboratories in the country of Swaziland.

04/18/2011 - Call for Tender - LIMS & System Integrator

The Australian Red Cross Blood Service invites LIMS and/or Systems Integrators to a call for tender which closes 2pm (GMT+10) 10th June 2011.

04/15/2011 - Request for Proposal - Laboratory Information Management System

U.S. Food and Drug Administration - This request for proposals (RFP) is for the procurement of a Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) and associated services/support.
 Upcoming Webcasts

05/24/2011 - Labtronics Inc. Announces Webcast: Nexxis Stability - a new tool for monitoring shelf life

Labtronics has revolutionized the way Stability Studies are performed with a single integrated system that manages the studies, controls pull events, logs samples, and provides shelf life analysis reports.

05/12/2011 - Trial Master File for Research Sites - Webinar By ComplianceOnline

This course reviews the investigator TMF required and additional content for a clinical trial - the activities of set-up, maintenance, and quality control and assurance will be discussed, as well as common deficiencies and challenges.

05/05/2011 - 21 CFR Part 212: Quality Systems to Ensure cGMP Compliance

Learn the new GMP regulation 21 CFR 212, what are the compliance requirements for PET drug manufacturers, how to establish a quality system to ensure cGMP compliance.
 Recent News

05/02/2011 - ACD/Labs Launches Predictions on Demand with ACD/I-Lab

ACD/Labs has launched ACD/I-Lab, a web-based service available to everyone, providing instant access to a wide range of chemical property predictions, spectral predictions, chemical nomenclature, and databases of properties and spectra.

04/29/2011 - Aplifi and CRL Align to Deliver Electronic Lab Results Via PolicyBox(TM)

Aplifi, a leading provider of Life & Annuity Order Management, Client Management and Marketing solutions for the insurance and financial sectors, and Clinical Reference Laboratory, Inc. (CRL), one of the country's leading providers of medical lab testing for the insurance industry, announce a newly formed alliance to deliver lab results electronically through Aplifi's PolicyBox(tm) platform

04/28/2011 - COPAN Announces the Launch of WASPLab(TM)

COPAN is proud to announce the worldwide launch of WASPLab™ , a barcode driven and conveyor-connected specimen processing system, which utilizes robotic plate management to automate specimen workflow in Microbiology

04/27/2011 - Thermo Fisher Scientific to Highlight New Laboratory Solutions during UK Summer Symposium

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the world leader in serving science, today announced a free summer symposium presenting the latest developments in laboratory solutions. Following the success of last year’s event, the Summer Symposium returns in 2011 with a much broader scope that offers something for all scientific researchers. The event is scheduled for Tuesday 7th June 2011 in the prestigious QEII Conference Centre near the Palace of Westminster in London. Space is limited, so pre-registration is recommended to guarantee a place.

04/27/2011 - Global Contract Research Organization Selects LABVANTAGE to Support Its Research and Development Service Operations

LABVANTAGE today announced that a global contract research organization (CRO) has selected LABVANTAGE Risk Free BioBanking Solution to support its research and development service operations. Under this agreement, LABVANTAGE will implement its out-of-the-box BioBanking Solution within a guaranteed, definite duration and fixed costs.

04/26/2011 - RURO Introduces Sciency Electronic Lab Notebook 2.5

RURO, Inc., a leading innovator of research productivity and management solutions today announced the availability of Sciency Electronic Lab Notebook (ELN) 2.5 in both standard and enterprise editions. More than just "going paperless", Sciency ELN provides a scalable, integrated and secure environment for researchers to capture, manage and share research data and notes, effectively providing a 21 CFR Part 11 compliant alternative to paper-based lab notebooks and casually organized electronic documents and spreadsheets.

04/26/2011 - RURO and Healthpac Announce Partnership to Develop Integrated Medical Laboratory Management and Billing Systems

RURO, Inc., a developer of innovative research management and productivity solutions today announced that it has entered into a strategic alliance with Healthpac Computer Systems to create a comprehensive, next generation Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) for commercial medical labs.
 Upcoming Events

06/07/2011 - Thermo Fisher Scientific - UK Summer Symposium Seminar, June 7th 2011 9am-5pm EST.

The Symposium will include presentations from scientists both from within the company and key users from representative organisations who are utilising Thermo Scientific products and equipment to further their daily research. In addition, Thermo Scientific representatives will be available throughout the day to discuss any technical questions. A parallel exhibition will showcase the latest updates in Thermo Scientific products from across the company including scientific instrumentation, laboratory products, microbiology and cellomics as well as related products from selected third party suppliers to enhance your research and analyses.

05/15/2011 - LABVANTAGE Customer Training & Education Conference 2011, Charleston, South Carolina, USA

We are pleased to invite our worldwide customers to LABVANTAGE's annual Customer Training & Education Conference (CTEC). This year's conference will be held from May 15 to 19, 2011, in Charleston Place Hotel, Charleston, South Carolina.

05/12/2011 - International Meeting on Automated Compliance System - IMACS 2011

Working on a LIMS project? Do you know the differences between LIMS, ELN, and Lab Execution Systems? And when to use each one in your workflow? Looking to cut costs and compliance risks in laboratory operations? Then come to the 8th Annual IMACS meeting in Boston! All presentations are given by Lab and IT professionals with hands-on experience in implementing and using lab systems under cGMP regulations. This is the meeting to attend if you're looking for real-world cGMP operations experiences! If your company is considering, evaluating, implementing, or using lab execution systems, electronic notebooks, LIMS, and chromatography data systems for pharmaceutical development, manufacturing, and testing, this event is for you!
 Job Postings

5/31/2009 - Aggregated List of LIMS Jobs

05/31/2009 - LIMS / LIS & Laboratory Careers

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